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Welcome to the International Ovarian and Testicular Stromal Tumor Registry. The Registry collects clinical and biologic information about ovarian and testicular stromal tumors in hopes of learning more about treatment of these rare tumors.


Exciting news! The International PPB and OTST Registries are hosting an international meeting this May:

May 14-15, 2016
DICER1 Symposium for healthcare professionals

Summary

This two day conference will be held at the Minneapolis campus of Children’s Minnesota and it will focus on the biologic, clinical and translational aspects of the multidisciplinary work in the field of tumors related to DICER1, and the need for better treatment options which are necessary to cure the worst types of PPB. This symposium will promote collaboration between rare tumor groups around the world and the PPB and OTST Registries.

Dates

Saturday, May 14th, 2016 from 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday, May 15th, 2016 from 7:30 am - Noon

Location

Children's Minnesota Education Center
2525 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
USA

Register




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May 14-15, 2016
DICER1 Symposium for healthcare professionals


Summary

This two day conference will be held at the Minneapolis campus of Children’s Minnesota and it will focus on the biologic, clinical and translational aspects of the multidisciplinary work in the field of tumors related to DICER1, and the need for better treatment options which are necessary to cure the worst types of PPB. This symposium will promote collaboration between rare tumor groups around the world and the PPB and OTST Registries.

Dates

Saturday, May 14th, 2016 from 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday, May 15th, 2016 from 7:30 am - Noon

Location

Children's Minnesota Education Center
2525 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
USA

Register


Listen to Michael, Megan & Andrew's OTST & PPB story:

 Michael and Andrew's Story


St. Baldrick's Foundation (Registry sponsor) article highlighting an OTST family:

Research Funded by St. Baldrick's Leads to Early Detection of Infant's Cancer


Local and national outlets: Sharing the story of Children's cancer and blood disorders expertise


August Blog

The 29th annual Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic raised more than $200,000 for Childhood Cancer Research and the International OTST Registry!!! Thank you to all who supported this amazing event. Stay tuned for our 30th next year!

http://www.childrensmn.org/ptatc/

The Ovarian and Testicular Stromal Tumor (OTST) Registry has grown tremendously thanks to donations from foundations, grants, and individuals worldwide. Financial gifts in any amount are always appreciated and will help ensure that families and health care providers will benefit from the Registry for years to come.

For questions about donating please contact:

Annie Waters Director of Annual Giving
The Foundation of Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
2910 Centre Pointe Drive
Roseville, MN 55113USA
(W) 651-855-2821
(C) 763-438-1354
www.childrensmn.org/giving

To make donations now, please do one of the following:

  • Go to www.childrensmn.org/giving and
    • Click on “Give Now”. Our online giving form will appear.
    • To make a gift to OTST, please scroll down to “other” in the designation field and
    • Type “OTST” into the box that appears.

  • Call us at 651-855-2800 to make a gift by phone. Be sure to let us know that your gift is to support OTST.

  • Make your check payable to The Foundation of Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of MN and be certain to write "OTST" in the memo line. Mail your check to:

      The Foundation of Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
      2910 Centre Pointe Drive
      Roseville, MN 55113
      USA

      Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is a non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.